Bin Laden Show 52: Chinese Inspect the Pieces

02 China, 04 Inter-State Conflict, 07 Other Atrocities, 08 Wild Cards, 10 Security, Corruption, Cultural Intelligence, IO Impotency, Military
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China seeks access to wreckage of Seals’ copter

US helicopter used in bin Laden raid grips aviation world

Technology in US helicopter not so secret: expert

Phi Beta Iota: As of 2100 broadcast media are reporting that Chinese scientists have examined the surviving wreckage.  We are reminded that the Tomahawk attack on Bin Laden in the Clinton era yielded one dysfunctional Tomahawk arriving in time for Bin Laden to sell it to the Chinese for US$10M.  The “true cost” calculations of such misadventures are analytically stimulating.